Project Manager

Location Gloucester
Discipline: Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Kieran Macdonald
Contact email:
Job ref: J1042
Published: 7 days ago

GMP Recruitment are recruiting on behalf of our client located in Quedgeley, Gloucestershire for an experienced Project Manager to join their successful and growing business on a full time, permanent contract.

Our client is a fast growing and highly successful manufacturing company that has gone through substantial growth in the last few years through hard work and great service generated by their exceptional work force.

As Project Manager you will be able to demonstrate expertise in the safe and efficient delivery of projects worldwide, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and to an agreed scope.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced Project Manager with a track record of successful delivery within manufacturing, application, or construction, on a global scale.

Project Manager main duties:

  • Leading a project team to deliver against agreed tasks, whilst supporting the Head of Projects and Commercial Manager
  • Creation and management of well-defined project plans; encompassing all relevant cross-functional activities and required resources
  • Co-ordinating internal resources and third parties/vendors for flawless execution of projects
  • Building strategic partnerships by developing collaborative relationships with key suppliers and clients
  • Management level customer communication; resolving any issues and removing any potential barriers to project success
  • Stakeholder engagement and progress communication
  • Identification and delivery of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Effective reporting on operational and commercial status of projects
  • Financial management of projects; ensuring cost and value are continually reported and escalating any risk where necessary
  • Performing risk management for all projects
  • Client/site visits where necessary (both UK and overseas)


Project Manager desired skills and experience:

  • Experienced in delivering products or services in site application or construction, as well as manufacturing, particularly on a global scale
  • Capable of meeting/surpassing customer expectations whilst focusing on business priorities
  • Highly organised, consistent, and reliable in seeing tasks through to completion
  • Able to balance rigor and agility in their process approach
  • Have clear and effective communication skills across all levels of business, internally and externally
  • Confident in reporting and presenting data/information in a clear and concise manner
  • Able to manage their workload in accordance with project requirements and strict deadlines
  • Champions of continuous improvement
  • Unfazed when working under pressure with an efficient sense of urgency

The working hours for this Project Manager role is Monday – Thursday 08:00am -16:45pm with an early finish on a Friday of 12:30pm.

You will be offered a highly competitive salary up to £50K which is demonstrable with experience, car allowance, entry into the company bonus scheme, pension contribution, life insurance and more!

This position can offer an immediate start for the successful candidate, so do not miss out and apply today!

GMP Recruitment are recruiting for this role on behalf of their client and are acting as a Recruitment Agency.